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Victoriana Stakes

Restricted Stakes race
Victoriana Stakes
Location Woodbine Racetrack
Toronto, Ontario
Inaugurated 1975
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.woodbineentertainment.com
Race information
Distance 11/16 miles (8.5 furlongs)
Track Turf, left-handed
Qualification Fillies & Mares, 3-Years-Old & Up
(Ontario Sire Stakes program)
Weight Allowances
Purse $125,000

The Victoriana Stakes is a Canadian Thoroughbred horse race run annually in early to mid August at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, Ontario. An Ontario Sire Stakes, it is a restricted race for fillies and mares, age three and older. Contested over a distance of 11/16 miles (8.5 furlongs) on turf, it currently carries a purse of $125,000.

Inaugurated at Fort Erie Racetrack, it was raced there from 1975 through 1977 and again in 1994.

Records

Speed record: (Through 1998, times were recorded in fifths of a second. Since 1999 they are in hundredths of a second)

Most wins:

  • 2 - Christy's Mount (1977, 1979)
  • 2 - Avenare (1980, 1981)
  • 2 - Financingavailable (2006, 2007)

Most wins by an owner:

  • 2 - D. H. Bunker (1977, 1979)
  • 2 - Jim Dandy Stable (1982, 1983)
  • 2 - Robert Costigan (2003, 2004)
  • 2 - K. K. Sangara (2006, 2007)

Most wins by a jockey:

Most wins by a trainer:

Winners of the Victoriana Stakes

Year

Winner

Age

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

Time
2009 San Nicola Whiskey 4 Emma-Jayne Wilson Robert E. Barnett J. D. A. C. & F. Pirone 1:42.13
2008 You Will Love Me 4 Eurico Rosa da Silva Earl Barnett Bill Jones 1:42.02
2007 Financingavailable 6 Jim McAleney Lorne Richards K. K. Sangara 1:41.26
2006 Financingavailable 5 Jim McAleney Lorne Richards K. K. Sangara 1:42.78
2005 Spanish Decree 6 Gerry Olguin Frank Huarte Frank Huarte 1:48.03
2004 Inish Glora 6 Todd Kabel Macdonald Benson Robert Costigan 1:41.97
2003 Inish Glora 5 Todd Kabel Macdonald Benson Robert Costigan 1:43.59
2002 Ariel's Melody 3 Constant Montpellier Steve Attard C Attard & H Bhupaul 1:43.52
2001 Nymphenburg 5 Gary Boulanger Jerry C. Meyer Knob Hill Stable 1:39.85
2000 Bristol Pistol 4 Na Somsanith Macdonald Benson Augustin Stable 1:40.66
1999 Except For Wanda 4 Jim McAleney Bruce Smither George Richter 1:43.84
1998 Genuine Emerald 4 Richard Dos Ramos Danny O'Callaghan Estate G. R. Gardiner 1:41.4
1997 Classic Wonder 5 Mickey Walls John P. MacKenzie Rudy Singh 1:41.00
1996 Bold Ruritana 6 Robert Landry Barbara Minshall Minshall Farms 1:45.4
1995 Hey Hazel 5 Robert Landry Roger Attfield M. Canino 1:41.4
1994 Bold Ruritana 4 David Clark James E. Day Minshall Farms 1:41.3
1993 Myrtle Irene 4 Sandy Hawley David C. Brown M/M D. G. McClelland 1:42.00
1992 Country Stage 4 Dave Penna Roger Laurin Roger Laurin 1:41.3
1991 Shareefa 3 Mike E. Smith W. Del Carroll S. Hassan 1:42.1
1990 Tarage 4 Jim McAleney Macdonald Benson Anderson/Curraghdale 1:41.2
1989 Majority 5 Jim McAleney Michael J. Doyle Double Axle Stable 1:42.00
1988 Ptermagant 4 Sandy Hawley Stan Fishman Kruger Brothers/Fishman 1:42.1
1987 Aromacor 4 Don Seymour Michael Whittingham Ventura Stables 1:42.4
1986 Insidious Charmer 4 Llloyd Duffy Jacques Dumas Pierre L. Levesque 1:48.4
1985 Tip O' My Finger 4 Jeffrey Fell Gerry Belanger Ed B. Seedhouse 1:44.1
1984 Lady Ice 4 Gary Stahlbaum Michael J. Doyle S. Simard 1:45.1
1983 Eternal Search 5 Lloyd Duffy Janet Bedford Jim Dandy Stable 1:43.00
1982 Eternal Search 4 Lloyd Duffy Edward Mann Jim Dandy Stable 1:43.4
1981 Avenare 4 Larry Saumell Robert Donato Jeffrey K. Rafsky 1:44.1
1980 Avenare 3 Brian Swatuk Michael J. Doyle Bo-Teek Farm 1:45.3
1979 Christy's Mount 6 George HoSang David C. Brown D. H. Bunker 1:43.00
1978 Regal Quillo 5 Avelino Gomez Andrew Smithers R. E. Leslie 1:45.1
1977 Christy's Mount 4 George HoSang David C. Brown D. H. Bunker 1:48.3
1976 Reasonable Win 4 John LeBlanc Fred H. Loschke Hammer Kopf Farm 1:42.1
1975 Victorian Queen 4 Robin Platts Gil Robillard Grovetree Stable 1:44.1

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